New Country Swamp Campground - NSW

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Position

DEG: -31.328793 151.869232
DMS: 31º 19' 43.65" S 151º 52' 9.24" E
UTM: 56 J 6533407mN 392419mE
Altitude: 1170.72m

Description

Address & Contact

Mummel Rd
Yarrowitch NSW 2354
Phone: 1300 072 757
Email: N/A
Web: N/A

Information

New Country Swamp campground is a basic site within walking distance of rugged Mummel Gulf, offering picnic facilities, wood barbecues, scenic views, and birdwatching. Tent, Camper trailer site, Camping beside my vehicle. This is a remote campground, please make sure you arrive well prepared.

Surrounded by towering eucalyptus trees, native scrub, and the seasonal swamp, this basic site offers seclusion and privacy. There are just enough amenities to make relaxation as easy as rolling out the tent.

Perfect for self-reliant campers, it’s just a 5-minute walk to a scenic lookout on the edge of Mummel Gulf. On a clear day Barrington Tops can be seen in the distance. The Snow Gum Walk (650m) takes you through old-growth eucalypt forest into an open woodland of Snow Gums behind the swamp, a great spot for photography. The journey here is part of the attraction too. If you’re 4WD touring, approach via Panhandle fire trail for breathtaking views across Tia Valley.

An afternoon by New Country Swamp is perfect for birdwatching, with fan-tailed cuckoos, pardolotes, and yellow robins hanging around in spring and summer. The kids will love the wallabies and wombats. At night, as you sit around the campfire, boobooks and sooty owls provide a nocturnal chorus for your campfire songs.

There are no camping fees at this campground but a $6 booking fee applies. Bookings are required. Book online or call the National Parks Contact Centre.







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Closest Weather Station

Mount Seaview at 15/03:00pm EST
Distance from New Country Swamp Campground 36.53km E
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
12.8°C12.8°C97%12.4°ChPa16.0mmN4km/hr
2knots
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Closest Climatic Station

Yarras (Mount Seaview)
Distance from New Country Swamp Campground 36.53km E
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C29.128.026.724.421.218.818.520.323.425.426.628.5
Mean Min. °C17.517.415.612.59.37.05.46.08.611.314.016.1
Mean Rain mm242.3257.6222.1143.3126.1120.663.468.270.4124.2161.3179.6

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